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Project by jaykaypur posted 12-28-2012 11:25 PM 928 views 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This box is of cedar and pine. The top/lid is pine as is the “X” divider in the box. It measures 12×12 x 5 and is finished with danish oil and wax. The top was plain until I put the wolf on it today and it completely changed the box’s appearance for the good. The process I use is tedious to say the least.

The last pic is of an “embellishment” that I was gonna put on it as the plain pine top was just too drab! BUT, the piece I made just didnt look good for the top and served no purpose so I will set it aside until it screams to be used!

Thanks for the looks and comments.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 12-28-2012 11:33 PM

I like what you did with the box. The logo looks nice on it.

Your “X” or a version of it could be used as a divider inside a box. Just a thought.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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bowtie

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#2 posted 12-28-2012 11:50 PM

good looking box, i really like the way you aranged the 3 lid panels.

-- bowtie,.....jus passin thru.... cccedar.com

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#3 posted 12-29-2012 12:08 AM

Cool box lots of neat details.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#4 posted 12-29-2012 12:44 AM

You designed a wonderful box. The inside divider is unique.

-- Flaws are only in the eye of the artisan!

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#5 posted 12-29-2012 01:08 AM

oh yea, i like this one, its a beauty…from the howling wolf to the beautiful cedar…i love cedar, and i love wildlife…so you scored a big 10 with me on this one…

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#6 posted 12-29-2012 02:20 AM

Nicely done. Makes me want to do a epoxy inlay again. How did you do the wolf?

That last pic reminds me of spider legs. Maybe a stand for a smaller box?

Joey

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#7 posted 12-29-2012 02:23 AM

Nicely done box. It has a certain intangible quality that I can’t put my finger on, but it really attracts one’s attention.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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#8 posted 12-29-2012 01:31 PM

I likes it. I like the way the top came out. That resaw with a spacer in the middle came out nicely. I do like the compartments inside also.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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#9 posted 12-29-2012 03:34 PM

I Like It!!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#10 posted 01-02-2013 04:26 PM

Nice box. Like the artwork.

-- “There is nothing like looking, if you want to find something. You certainly usually find something, if you look, but it is not always quite the something you were after.” ~ JRR Tolkien

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